Fifth Annual CARL Conference * September 19-20, 1997

Program Schedule

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CARL Conference Programs: Keynote Addresses Panels of Experts
Interest Group Preconference Programs: ABLE CALM-N CCIG CSUL

Friday, September 19, 1997

9:00 to 12:00 Interest Group Preconferences
(These four programs are simultaneous and require an additional registration fee.)
ABLE (Academic Business Librarians Exchange)
"SIC Transit, Hello NAICS!
Creating New Pathways to Industrial Classification"
CALM-North (California Academic Library Managers--Northern Region)
"Making the Decision to Change and Getting the Job Done: Issues in the Changing Library Workplace"
CCIG (Community College Interest Group)
"What's Up with Information Competency in California?"
CSUL (California State University Librarians)
"Status of the CSU Unified Information Project"
11:00 to 1:00 Registration
1:00 to 2:45
1st Plenary Session
Keynote Address by Richard E. Lucier
"The Digital Library: Information Space Complementing Information Place"
Keynote Address by Michael Gorman
"New Libraries, Old Values"
2:45 to 3:15 Break
3:15 to 5:00

Breakout Sessions 1 and 2 (Choose One):

Session 1.
"The New Learning Communities: Instructional Teams--An Unfinished Agenda"
Session 2.
"Trends in Higher Education"
5:15 to 6:30 Conference Cocktail Reception (no-host)
7:00 pm
Evening Presentation
Barnes and Noble authors talk: Karen Elizabeth Gordon
Scenes from Paris Out of Hand, readings from new book The Disheveled Dictionary

Saturday, September 20, 1997

8:15 to 9:00 Morning Refreshments
9:00 to 10:30
2nd Plenary Session:
"Developing Full-Text Electronic Collections: The Promise and The Risk"
11:30 to 12:30 Breakout Sessions 3 and 4 (Choose One):
Session 3.
"New Service Opportunities: Innovations in Reference, Instruction and Access"
Session 4.
"Shared Problems, Shared Solutions: Creative Partnerships Beyond the Campus"
12:45 to 2:00
Luncheon and Award Presentation
CARL Research Award
CARL Member of the Year
2:15 to 3:00
3rd Plenary Session
Keynote Address by Bob Berring
"Librarians and the Future: Where Do We Fit in the Picture?"


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